Social Search Engine

Social search or a social search engine is a type of web search that takes into account the Social Graph of the person initiating the search query. When applied to web search this Social-Graph approach to relevance is in contrast to established algorithmic or machine-based approaches where relevance is determined by analyzing the text of each document or the link structure of the documents. Search results produced by social search engine give more visibility to content created or "touched" by users in the Social Graph.
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  • Wayin Launches Real-Time Social Search Engine

    Lots of companies are trying to capitalize on fast-paced social media trends. Dataminr partnered with Twitter last year to identify breaking news by analysing Twitter’s massive data stream. Now, those in marketing will be able to search through the data streams of Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter with a new social search engine from Wayin, announced today.

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